Richmond University - Rome Study Center
It is located in Piazza Sant’ Andrea della Valle, in the very heart of Rome, a few steps away from Piazza Navona, Campo de’ Fiori and the Pantheon. Across the street is the church of Sant’ Andrea della Valle, a must-see for opera lovers, as in this church the action of the first act of Giacomo Puccini’s Tosca takes place.
The neighbourhood where the Richmond in Rome Center is located is one of the richest areas of Rome’s historic centre. Within a short walking distance are some of the most well-known and best-loved of Rome’s many sites – including sublime monuments, beautiful piazzas, bustling markets and lively cosmopolitan neighbourhoods. Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, Colosseum, the Roman Forum, Trastevere may also be reached on foot in a few minutes.